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Gay-Marriage Ruling Puts Some Health Benefits at Risk

Inside the Supreme Court's Gay Marriage Ruling

Inside the Supreme Court's Gay Marriage Ruling

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Today’s ruling that sweeps away bans on same-sex marriage -- a victory for gays opting to wed -- could pose big challenges for U.S. workers who’d rather live with an unmarried partner.

The landmark U.S. Supreme Court decision being cheered as a step toward equality is also poised to carry unintended consequences, including some that could make life harder for employees, gay and straight alike.